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Photos: BZS Welcomes YCS Participants

Photos: BZS Welcomes YCS Participants

The Bermuda Zoological Society [BZS] recently invited 6 participants from the Youth Climate Summit, as well as the Youth Climate Initiative Consulting Director – Dr. Rosemarie McMahon, for a morning of planting native trees on Trunk Island, the BZS Living Classroom. A spokesperson said, “Under the careful guidance of Trevor Rawson, the BZS Trunk... Read more of this article

Photos: Redbud Planting & Plaque Unveiling

Photos: Redbud Planting & Plaque Unveiling

[Updated with video] A formal presentation and planting of a Redbud sapling from the Mount Vernon Estate – home of U.S. President George Washington – was held at the Queen Elizabeth Park, marking only the third time a Redbud sapling has ever been removed from Mount Vernon and replanted somewhere else. Speaking at the event, Hamilton Mayor Charles... Read more of this article

Video: Coronavirus Memorial Tree Planting

Video: Coronavirus Memorial Tree Planting

The Government held a tree planting ceremony at the Botanical Gardens to remember the lives lost during the Covid-19 pandemic, with 106 seconds of silence held to mark the 106 lives lost.Speaking at the ceremony, Premier David Burt said, “As we gather here today to memorialize those we lost during the pandemic, we pray that the families and... Read more of this article

The Queen’s Green Canopy Tree Planting

The Queen’s Green Canopy Tree Planting

Governor Rena Lalgie and family welcomed members of the community to Government House on Saturday [Nov 6] to assist with the planting of 70 trees to celebrate Her Majesty’s 70 years of service. Trees planted at Government House were kindly donated by members of the community, the Bermuda Botanical Society, the Tulo Valley Government Nursery, CedarBridge... Read more of this article

Queen’s Green Canopy Tree Planting Initiative

Queen’s Green Canopy Tree Planting Initiative

Preparations are underway for tomorrow’s tree planting as part of The Queen’s Green Canopy initiative, Government House said. Government House posted the photos below online, saying, “This initiative was created to mark Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022 and invites people from across the UK and the world to “Plant a Tree for the Jubilee”. “Members... Read more of this article

Join The Green Canopy Tree Planting Initiative

Join The Green Canopy Tree Planting Initiative

Government House announced an opportunity to join the Governor and her family at Government House on November 6th to participate in the Queen’s Green Canopy tree planting initiative. Government House posted the graphic below on social media, saying: “In celebration of Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee, Government House is pleased to announce... Read more of this article

Tree Planted In Honour Of Kenneth Richardson

Tree Planted In Honour Of Kenneth Richardson

To honour the late Kenneth Richardson –  Bermuda’s first Black Secretary to the Cabinet — Premier David Burt and the Richardson family planted a Bermuda cedar tree on the grounds of the Cabinet Building.A Government spokesperson said, “To honour the late Kenneth A. Richardson CVO, CBE, JP, Bermuda’s first Black Secretary to the... Read more of this article

BZS Plants Coconut Palms In Flatt’s Village

BZS Plants Coconut Palms In Flatt’s Village

The Bermuda Zoological Society recently organized the planting of 12 young coconut palms along the picturesque coastline of the Bermuda Aquarium Museum and Zoo’s [BAMZ] parking area. A spokesperson said, “Over this past weekend, the dock area of Flatt’s was made a little more green! The Bermuda Zoological Society organized the planting of 12 young... Read more of this article

Winnie Oatley Plants Tree For 103rd Birthday

Winnie Oatley Plants Tree For 103rd Birthday

Winnie Oatley recently celebrated her 103rd birthday by planting a cedar tree on Trunk Island in Harrington Sound, the Bermuda Zoological Society’s [BZS] “Living Classroom”. A spokesperson said, “When centenarian Winnie Oatley turned 103 in February, her grandsons Kevin, Stephen, Robert and Geoff Blee marked the occasion by planting a cedar... Read more of this article

ABIR Hold Tree Planting To Honour Michael Butt

ABIR Hold Tree Planting To Honour Michael Butt

The Association of Bermuda Insurers & Reinsurers [ABIR] held a ceremonial tree planting at Hamilton Ferry Terminal to honour past-ABIR Chair Michael Butt. A spokesperson said, “The Association of Bermuda Insurers & Reinsurers [ABIR] honored past-ABIR Chair Michael Butt OBE for five decades of service to Bermuda and the international re/insurance... Read more of this article

Video: BICC Hold Founders Day Ceremony

Video: BICC Hold Founders Day Ceremony

The Founders Day Ceremony of the Bermuda Islamic Cultural Center officially commemorated the historic implications of the Signing Ceremony on December 17, 2019 between Emir Saleem Talbot and Bishop Wes Spiewack.A spokesperson said, “The Founders Day Ceremony of the Bermuda Islamic Cultural Center at Winterhaven Cottage, Harrington Sound Road was... Read more of this article

Tree Of Reconciliation & Peace Ceremony

Tree Of Reconciliation & Peace Ceremony

A Tree of Reconciliation & Peace Ceremony will be held at 10am on Wednesday, October 14th by the Bermuda Islamic Cultural Center at Winterhaven Cottage at Harrington Sound Road, A spokesperson said, “A Tree of Reconciliation & Peace Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, October 14th by the Bermuda Islamic Cultural Center at Winterhaven Cottage,... Read more of this article

Faith & Community Leaders Plant Loquat Tree

Faith & Community Leaders Plant Loquat Tree

Leaders from the Christian, Muslim and Jewish communities joined with other community members in planting a loquat tree at the corner of Court and Dundonald Streets, serving as an observance of the beginning of the UN World Interfaith Harmony Week, as well as part of Vision 2020’s campaign to plant 2,020 trees this year. A spokesperson said, “Emir... Read more of this article